The Union of European Scaffolding Companies (UEG) represents the interests of the scaffolding industry in Europe. It was founded on October 25, 2008. Its members are national scaffolding associations from Germany, the United Kingdom, the Netherlands, Poland, Switzerland, Norway, Finland, Sweden, France and Luxembourg. Information on the organizational structure of the UEG is available here.
The collation, representation and promotion of common technical, human, commercial, social and cultural interests of member organisations at a European level
The development of comparable and general standards in scaffolding
The evaluation of European legislative processes in respect of their effect on scaffolding
The provision of expert representation to European bodies
The facilitation of permanent links and exchanges between the members – a European network for scaffolding